House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests
As at 14th December 2015

Danczuk, Simon (Rochdale)

Danczuk, Simon (Rochdale)

1. Employment and earnings

Payments received from Biteback Publishing, Westminster Tower, 3 Albert Embankment, London, SE1 7SP for a book I co-wrote:

August 2013, £750. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 10 November 2014)

March 2014, £750. Hours: 5 hrs. (Registered 10 November 2014)

April 2014, £750. Hours: 5 hrs. (Registered 10 November 2014)

7 December 2014, £1,905.39. Hours: 13 hrs. (Registered 24 December 2014)

Payments received from DMGT PLC, Registered Office: Northcliffe House, 2 Derry St, Kensington, London, W8 5TT:

11 July 2014, received £12,915, for the publication of excerpts from a book I co-wrote. Hours: approx. 24 hrs over 12 months. (Registered 05 November 2014)

29 October 2014, received £350, for an article I co-wrote. Hours: approx. 1.5 hrs. (Registered 24 December 2014)

1 December 2014, received £250 for an article I co-wrote. Hours: approx. 1.5 hrs. (Registered 24 December 2014)

13 February 2015, received £200 for an article I co-wrote. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 23 February 2015)

18 February 2015, received £250, for an article I co-wrote. Hours: approx. 1 hr. (Registered 06 March 2015)

25 February 2015, received £450, for an article I co-wrote. Hours: approx. 2 hrs. (Registered 06 March 2015)

27 April 2015, received £450, for an article I co-wrote. Hours: approx. 2.5 hrs. (Registered 13 May 2015)

7 May 2015, received £150, for an article I co-wrote. Hours: approx. 1.5 hrs. (Registered 13 May 2015)

16 July 2015, received £400 for an article I contributed to. Hours: 1.5 hrs. (Registered 28 July 2015)

14 July 2015, received £1,476 for the publication of excerpts from a book I co-wrote. Hours: approx. 5 additional hrs. (Registered 03 September 2015)

4 August 2015, received £7,000 for contributing to articles. Hours: 7 hrs approx. (Registered 03 September 2015)

12 August 2015, received £7,000 for contributing to articles. Hours: 7 hrs approx. (Registered 03 September 2015)

12 October 2015, received £350 for an article I co-wrote. Hours: approx. 2 hrs. (Registered 10 November 2015)

21 October 2015, received £1,250 for articles I co-wrote. Hours: approx. 5 hrs. (Registered 10 November 2015)

Payments received from Telegraph Media Group Ltd, 111 Buckingham Palace Road London SW1W 0DT:

3 October 2014, received £300 for an article I co-wrote. Hours: approx. 1 hr. (Registered 24 December 2014)

Payments received from the Guardian Media Group, Kings Place, 90 York Way, London N1 9GU:

2 October 2014, received £142.50 for an article I co-wrote. Hours: approx. 1 hr. (Registered 24 December 2014)

10 November 2014, received £207.50 for an article I co-wrote. Hours: approx. 2 hrs. (Registered 24 December 2014)

Payments received from News Group Newspapers Ltd, 1 London Bridge Street, London, SE1 9GF:

30 July 2014, received £125 for an article I co-wrote. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 24 December 2014)

3 December 2014, received £400 for an article I co-wrote. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 24 December 2014)

21 January 2015, received £150 for an article I co-wrote. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 23 February 2015)

4 February 2015, received £125 for an article I co-wrote. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 23 February 2015)

20 July 2015, received £250 for an article I contributed to. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 28 July 2015)

24 July 2015, received £10,000 for an article I contributed to. Hours: 5 hrs.
(Registered 28 July 2015)

2 December 2015, received £350 for an article I contributed to. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 09 December 2015)

Payments from the BBC, 2-22 Portland Pl, London W1A 1AA:

23 January 2015, £2,050 received for an option on producing a drama relating to a book I co-wrote. Hours: no additional hours. (Registered 23 February 2015)

9 October 2015, received £150 for broadcasting I assisted with. Hours: approx. 3hrs. (Registered 10 November 2015)

2 February 2015, received £205 from This is Global, 30 Leicester Square, London WC2H 7LA, for conducting a broadcast interview. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 23 February 2015)

The payments in bold above are late entries to which the rectification procedure was applied on 18 March 2015. Paragraph 108 of the 2009 Guide to the Rules refers.

14 May 2015, received £280 for appearing on The Wright Stuff, from Princess Productions, 3rd Floor, Whiteleys Centre, 151 Queensway, London W2 4YN. Hours: approx 4 hrs. (Registered 29 June 2015)

Payments received from ITV Services Limited, Business Service Centre, Trafford Wharf Road, Trafford M17 1FZ: 1 August 2015, received £3,000, for appearance/s. Hours: approx. 2 hrs. (Registered 03 August 2015)

9 November 2015, £730 received from Borne Media, 9 Wimpole Street, London W1G 9SR, for articles I assisted with. Hours: approx. 2 hrs. (Registered 10 November 2015)

Payments received from Fameflynet Ltd, Suite 14, 20 Churchill Sq Business Centre, Kings Hill, West Malling, Kent, ME19 4YU:

18 November 2015, received £1,115 for media advice. Hours: approx. 6 hrs. (Registered 09 December 2015)

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources

Name of donor: JTI UK
Address of donor: Members Hill, Brooklands Road, Weybridge KT13 0QU
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: hospitality for two people to attend the Chelsea Flower Show on 20 May 2014, at a value of £1,404
Date of receipt of donation: 20 May 2014
Date of acceptance of donation: 20 May 2014
Donor status: company, registration 01501573
(Registered 03 November 2014)

The above payment is a late entry to which the rectification procedure was applied on 18 March 2015. Paragraph 108 of the 2009 Guide to the Rules refers.

7. (i) Shareholdings: over 15% of issued share capital

Danczuk Media Ltd, from October 2014; a company which will assist in the production of media articles. (Registered 07 November 2014)

9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses

Until September 2015, I employed my partner Karen Burke as a Caseworker. (Updated 2 December 2015)

 

Prepared 21st December 2015